Yoon Shi-Yoon is a 36-year-old South Korean actor who has been in the Korean Entertainment industry for 14 years. He couldn’t hold a fan meeting before leaving for the military. Fans were heartbroken by the announcement of his enlistment.
Yoon Shi-Yoon served in the Military as required for 21 months from April 2014 to January 2016.
Let’s have a look at his updates after returning from the Military.
Career Life & Updates After Military
A press conference was held to welcome the actor after the military. “There were times when I felt embarrassed for being physically exhausted. But seeing my fellow soldiers working hard, I never regretted my decision [to join the Marine Corps],” said the actor when asked about his experience in the military.
After he returned from the Military, he announced his appearance in the historical fantasy K-drama “Mirror of the Witch,” playing Joseon’s famous doctor Heo Jun. Yoon also became a regular cast member of the Korean variety show “2 Days and 1 Night.” He continued to take part in many popular K-dramas like “Romance Full of Life,” “Grand Prince,” “Nokdu Flower,” and “Your Honour.”
Yoon Shi-Yoon Military Enlistment
At 28 years old, Yoon Shi-Yoon enlisted in the military nearly 5 years after his debut.
|Place of Service||Marine crops in Pohang|
|Position held||Not Known|
Why should all men in South Korea serve in the Military?
Conscription, under the Constitution of South Korea, states that it is mandatory for all male citizens between the ages of 18 and 35 years to serve in the Military. The duration of the service differs according to the military branch they serve. Usually, Active soldiers serve for a period of 18 months, Navy soldiers for 20 months, and Air Force soldiers for 21 months.
Male citizens between the above age range go through an ‘Impairment and Disability evaluation’ before enlisting in the “first citizen service” mandate.
The actor Yoon Shi-Yoon also had to serve as required despite having some breakthrough moments as an artist in the entertainment industry.
Family & Relationships
|Girlfriend/Spouse||No (Only child)|
Yoon Shi-Yoon Biography
|Date of Birth||September 26, 1986|
|Birth Place||Suncheon, South Jeolla Province, South Korea|
|Age (As of March 2023)||36|
|Education||Kyonggi University, Majoring in Arts|
|Marital Status||Not known|
Yoon Shi-Yoon served in the military for nearly 21 months, from April 2014 to January 2016.
He enlisted in the military in April 2014, and was 28 years old at the time.
He was discharged in January 2016 from service in the marine corps in Pohang.
Yoon Shi-Yoon is 36 years old as of March 2023.
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